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Office of the Director Events

Displaying Director events from April 01, 2013 To June 29, 2013 - See All 2013

The Zebra's Stripes: A New Theory of Animal Vision
April 5, 2013

After a software glitch generated an unexpectedly strange-looking video, Roy's efforts to debug the system led to a theory of animal vision … more

NIST Exhibits at The Quest for Excellence Conference
April 8-10, 2013

The Quest for Excellence® Conference The Official Conference of the Baldrige Award The 25th Annual Quest for Excellence® Conference and Award … more

NIST Exhibits at the 2013 BIO International Convention
April 22-25, 2013

  The BIO International Convention is the largest global event for the biotechnology industry and attracts the biggest names in biotech, offers … more

NIST Participates in the 2013 Maryland Day
April 27, 2013

An annual event when the University of Maryland opens its doors and invites the public to enjoy a FREE fun-filled day of learning, exploration, … more

Math in the Movies
May 3, 2013

Film making is undergoing a revolution brought on by advances in areas such as computer technology, geometry, and applied mathematics. Using … more

Clifford G. Shull: A Memoir of a Pioneer in Neutron Scattering
May 17, 2013

Clifford G. Shull pioneered the use of neutron scattering to probe the properties of the neutron, to determine atomic structures, and to clarify … more


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